Lunch links: Get to know Mike Gundy
October, 25, 2012
By David Ubben | ESPN.com
Seriously, Gryffindor letting his mom carry his quidditch pole, how Hufflepuff is that?
- Jimmie Tramel of the Tulsa World tells you 63 little-known things about OSU coach Mike Gundy. Plenty of interesting stuff here, including memories of having to decommit from Barry Switzer and Oklahoma and being spit on by Brian Bosworth. (Note: Those were separate incidents.)
- Brian Hamilton of the Chicago Tribune takes to SI.com and profiles Landry Jones' up-and-down 2012 season and his personal growth.
- What are the most anticipated home games ever at Oklahoma under Bob Stoops? Jason Kersey of The Oklahoman counts down the top five.
- There's no easy fix for what ails West Virginia, writes Mike Casazza of the Charleston Daily Mail.
- Will Parchman of the Waco Tribune-Herald parses through some dark days for the Baylor defense.
- The Des Moines Register tackles five burning questions about the Cyclones of Iowa State.
- Brice Cherry of the Waco Tribune-Herald checks in with Big 12 commissioner Bob Bowlsby who visited Waco this week.
- Nick Kosmider of the Lubbock Avalanche-Journal tells you how Cody Davis paved the way to a nomination for the Academic Heisman.
- Despite some drops, Mike Davis is becoming David Ash's go-to guy this year, writes Mark Rosner of the Austin American-Statesman. As for Texas' defense? Will Muschamp is not the answer, writes the Statesman's Cedric Golden.
- Kellis Robinett of the Kansas City Star says you can't blame K-State for canceling its series against Oregon.
- Trevone Boykin is taking over the quarterback spot at TCU, writes Stefan Stevenson of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram.
- Oklahoma is where Notre Dame wants to be, according to Irish coach Brian Kelly.
- Texas Tech's not a one-sided team anymore.
- Former Texas linebacker Brian Jones is not very happy with what's going on in Austin.
- Has Oklahoma State lost a quarterback commit in its recruiting class?
- Kansas is trying to fix its special teams struggles, writes Matt Tait of the Lawrence Journal-World.
BIG 12 SCOREBOARD
2:00 PM ET Washington State Colorado State 3:30 PM ET 20 Fresno State 25 USC 5:30 PM ET Buffalo San Diego State 9:00 PM ET Tulane Louisiana-Lafayette
6:00 PM ET Pittsburgh Bowling Green 9:30 PM ET Utah State 23 Northern Illinois
2:30 PM ET Marshall Maryland 6:00 PM ET Syracuse Minnesota 9:30 PM ET Brigham Young Washington
12:00 PM ET Rutgers Notre Dame 3:20 PM ET Cincinnati North Carolina 6:45 PM ET Miami (FL) 18 Louisville 10:15 PM ET Michigan Kansas State
11:45 AM ET Middle Tennessee Navy 3:15 PM ET Ole Miss Georgia Tech 6:45 PM ET 10 Oregon Texas 10:15 PM ET 14 Arizona State Texas Tech
12:30 PM ET Arizona Boston College 2:00 PM ET Virginia Tech 17 UCLA 4:00 PM ET Rice Mississippi State 8:00 PM ET 24 Duke 21 Texas A&M
12:00 PM ET Nebraska 22 Georgia 12:00 PM ET UNLV North Texas 1:00 PM ET Iowa 16 LSU 1:00 PM ET 19 Wisconsin 9 South Carolina 5:00 PM ET 5 Stanford 4 Michigan State 8:30 PM ET 15 UCF 6 Baylor
7:30 PM ET 13 Oklahoma State 8 Missouri 8:30 PM ET 12 Clemson 7 Ohio State